Philadelphia Phillies to visit the Colorado Rockies
Denver; Sunday, 3 p.m. EDT
LINE: Rockies favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Colorado is looking for a series win with a victory over Philadelphia.
The Rockies are 2-6 in home games. Colorado is slugging .371 as a unit. David Dahl leads the team with a .625 slugging percentage, including eight extra-base hits.
The Phillies are 4-4 on the road. Philadelphia’s team on-base percentage of .341 is second in the National League. Rhys Hoskins leads the club with an OBP of .422. The Phillies won the last meeting 8-5. Aaron Nola earned his second victory and Bryce Harper went 1-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs for Philadelphia. Antonio Senzatela registered his first loss for Colorado.
Harper leads the Phillies with 11 extra base hits and is batting .289. J.T. Realmuto is 11-for-39 with two doubles, two home runs and 11 RBIs over the last 10 games for Philadelphia.
LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 5-5, .227 batting average, 2.99 ERA, outscored opponents by four runs
Phillies: 5-5, .262 batting average, 4.61 ERA, outscored by two runs
Rockies Injuries: Chris Rusin: 10-day IL (back), Jake McGee: 10-day IL (knee), Tyler Anderson: 10-day IL (knee), Noel Cuevas: 10-day IL (quad), Daniel Murphy: 10-day IL (finger), Chris Iannetta: 10-day IL (lat).
Phillies Injuries: David Robertson: 10-day IL (elbow), Tommy Hunter: 60-day IL (arm), Victor Arano: 10-day IL (right elbow), Odubel Herrera: 10-day IL (hamstring), Jean Segura: 10-day IL (hamstring), Scott Kingery: 10-day IL (hamstring).